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Last Pennsylvania county picks new voting system in time for 2020
Dauphin County, which includes state capital Harrisburg, was the last of 67 counties to choose a new platform that produces paper trails of ballots.
Federal judge bans paperless voting machines in Georgia after 2019
Georgia must completely phase out its current inventory of paperless voting machines before the state's 2020 presidential primary.
Pennsylvania Gov. Wolf says state will issue $90M bond for new voting machines
The move will help counties buy paper-based voting machines, after Wolf vetoed of a bill that would've provided the money but outlaw straight-party voting.
Paper requirement for Texas voting machines dies in legislature
A bill that would've phased out all-digital voting machines that don't produce paper records failed to pass before the Texas legislature ended its session, irking election-security experts.
South Carolina voting machines miscounted hundreds of ballots, report finds
Counting errors that were reported as official results are the result of bad software design, a computer science professor tells StateScoop.
In search for new voting machines, Louisiana may need to start over
If Dominion Voting Systems doesn't file a lawsuit by Dec. 12, the state's procurement process will likely go back to square one.
States with 'most vulnerable' voting systems named in congressional report
The document calls for .4 billion in more assistance to states for election security, with an emphasis on paper-based ballot machines.
States redesign election cybersecurity with $380 million boost
New post-election audits and the installation of paper-based voting machines are among the projects the federal grants will support.
San Francisco investigates open source voting system
The city has hired a consultant to explore the potential benefits and challenges that might accompany a voting system built on open source code.